They have five straight wins, and a great defense. But are the Carolina Panthers a great team?
Eh, well, they hadn't really beaten any team that's all that good until the beat the 49ers last week. And even the 49ers aren't playing well right now.
So what makes them such a challenge for the Patriots on Monday Night Football? Two words: Cam Newton.
Patriots Insider Tom E. Curran and Mike Giardi discuss the young quarterback's development and a few other aspects of this interesting Panthers team in the video above. Check it out.